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Cherry Blossom 2018

Climbed up the mountain to Suitengu for Cherry Blossom. Still beautiful as before, enjoy nice sea... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
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Shinto Shrine on top

We went for a walk up Suitengo Hill mainly to see the view but we're happy to find this small... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2016
roy v
Traralgon, Australia
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5 May 2018
“Cherry Blossom 2018”
23 Jul 2017
“Beautiful view of Otaru”
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Climbed up the mountain to Suitengu for Cherry Blossom. Still beautiful as before, enjoy nice sea view and peacefulness there.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lowc976
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We hiked up the hundred or so steps to the top. A great view of the city below. The climb was worth the effort.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RobertK2317
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We climbed up the very steep, snowy hill from the Kitaichi glass shop. The view of the city was pretty and a serene scene with snow all around. We descended out from the main entrance of the temple because it would have been too dangerous...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Ann T
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A simple, traditional shrine located at the top of a hill a short walk (but steep climb) from the Sakaimachi shopping street. There's not a lot to see or do, other than to enjoy the peace, admire the building and take in the beautiful view...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank traveltim
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Peaceful Shrine in Otaru. I visited here in October. There were few people in this shrine, but the view from here was really nice. I could escaped from hustle and bustle tourist area.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Takeshi S
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We went for a walk up Suitengo Hill mainly to see the view but we're happy to find this small Shinto Shrine sitting right up on top overlooking Otaru Port and Ishikari Bay. What a beautifull spot , great for photos too .. From what...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank roy v
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Suitengu is a few upwards slopes and a few stair cases away, but on a busy summer day, not only can you take nice pictures of the temple, but you can also take a break and relax into the sea breeze. Recommended for those who...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank teresatong
Reviewed 11 March 2014

More than visiting here for Shinto shrine for *Suitengu* if you come up here it's another terrific view point for Otaru town and harbour. Maybe it's a bit difficult to reach there but it just a little bit due to the rack of sign to...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank TiddyWallapa
Reviewed 27 January 2014

There is the Shinto shrine on the hill. SUITENGU It was difficult for us to arrive there on foot because of the heavy snow. Wind was strong,too.However, we did not give up. At the top of the hill,we could find small but so cute shrine...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank ferretMAMA
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